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2023 ICC Cricket World Cup: Tournament and Schedule

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The ODI World Cup of 2023 commenced in India on October 5. The very first match was held between England and New Zealand at Ahmedabad. 

About the Cricket World Cup

  • The Cricket World Cup, officially known as ICC Men's Cricket World Cup, is an international One Day International (ODI) cricket championship. 
  • The International Cricket Council (ICC), the sport's governing body, organizes this event every four years, with preliminary qualification rounds leading to a final tournament. 
  • This tournament is considered the "flagship event of the international cricket calendar" by the ICC and is one of the world's most widely viewed sporting events. 
  • The first Cricket World Cup was held in England in June 1975, four years after the inaugural ODI cricket match. 
  • The ongoing 2023 ODI World Cup in India will be followed by the joint hosting of the 2027 World Cup in South Africa, Zimbabwe, and Namibia, while India and Bangladesh will jointly host the 2031 World Cup.

The mascots for the 2023 ODI World Cup are Blaze and Tonk.

India at the ODI World Cup 

The ICC World Cup was held in India in 1987, 1996 and 2011 with other countries, but the 2023 ICC World Cup is solely in India. 

India has won two ICC World Cups till now, the 1983 ICC World Cup and the 2011 ICC World Cup.

 

Matches

Date

Venue

Winner

ENGLAND vs NEW ZEALAND

Oct 5, 2023

Ahmedabad

New Zealand 

PAKISTAN vs NETHERLANDS

Oct 6, 2023

Hyderabad

Pakistan 

AFGHANISTAN vs BANGLADESH

Oct 7, 2023

Dharamsala

Bangladesh

SOUTH AFRICA vs SRI LANKA

Oct 7, 2023

Delhi

South Africa

AUSTRALIA vs INDIA

Oct 8, 2023

Chennai

India

NEW ZEALAND vs NETHERLANDS

Oct 9, 2023

Hyderabad

New Zealand 

ENGLAND vs BANGLADESH

Oct 10, 2023

Dharamsala

England 

SRI LANKA vs PAKISTAN

Oct 10, 2023

Hyderabad

Pakistan 

AFGHANISTAN vs INDIA

Oct 11, 2023

Delhi

India

SOUTH AFRICA vs AUSTRALIA

Oct 12, 2023

Lucknow

South Africa 

BANGLADESH vs NEW ZEALAND

Oct 13, 2023

Chennai

New Zealand

PAKISTAN vs INDIA

Oct 14, 2023

Ahmedabad

India 

AFGHANISTAN vs ENGLAND

Oct 15, 2023

Delhi

Afghanistan 

SRI LANKA vs AUSTRALIA

Oct 16, 2023

Lucknow

Australia 

SOUTH AFRICA vs NETHERLANDS

Oct 17, 2023

Dharamsala

NETHERLANDS

NEW ZEALAND vs AFGHANISTAN

Oct 18, 2023

Chennai

New Zealand

INDIA vs BANGLADESH

Oct 19, 2023

Pune

INDIA

AUSTRALIA vs PAKISTAN

Oct 20, 2023

Bengaluru

AUSTRALIA

NETHERLANDS vs SRI LANKA

Oct 21, 2023

Lucknow

SRI LANKA

ENGLAND vs SOUTH AFRICA

Oct 21, 2023

Mumbai

SOUTH AFRICA

INDIA vs NEW ZEALAND

Oct 22, 2023

Dharamsala

INDIA

PAKISTAN vs AFGHANISTAN

Oct 23, 2023

Chennai

AFGHANISTAN

SOUTH AFRICA vs BANGLADESH

Oct 24, 2023

Mumbai

SOUTH AFRICA

AUSTRALIA vs NETHERLANDS

Oct 25, 2023

Delhi

AUSTRALIA

ENGLAND vs SRI LANKA

Oct 26, 2023

Bengaluru

SRI LANKA

PAKISTAN vs SOUTH AFRICA

Oct 27, 2023

Chennai

 

AUSTRALIA vs NEW ZEALAND

Oct 28, 2023

Dharamsala

 

NETHERLANDS vs BANGLADESH

Oct 28, 2023

Kolkata

 

INDIA vs ENGLAND

Oct 29, 2023

Lucknow

 

AFGHANISTAN vs SRI LANKA

Oct 30, 2023

Pune

 

PAKISTAN vs BANGLADESH

Oct 31, 2023

Kolkata

 

NEW ZEALAND vs SOUTH AFRICA

Nov 1, 2023

Pune

 

INDIA vs SRI LANKA

Nov 2, 2023

Mumbai

 

NETHERLANDS vs AFGHANISTAN

Nov 3, 2023

Lucknow

 

NEW ZEALAND vs PAKISTAN

Nov 4, 2023

Bengaluru

 

ENGLAND vs AUSTRALIA

Nov 4, 2023

Ahmedabad

 

INDIA vs SOUTH AFRICA

Nov 5, 2023

Kolkata

 

BANGLADESH vs SRI LANKA

Nov 6, 2023

Delhi

 

AUSTRALIA vs AFGHANISTAN

Nov 7, 2023

Mumbai

 

ENGLAND vs NETHERLANDS

Nov 8, 2023

Pune

 

NEW ZEALAND vs SRI LANKA

Nov 9, 2023

Bengaluru

 

SOUTH AFRICA vs AFGHANISTAN

Nov 10, 2023

Ahmedabad

 

AUSTRALIA vs BANGLADESH

Nov 11, 2023

Pune

 

ENGLAND vs PAKISTAN

Nov 11, 2023

Kolkata

 

INDIA vs NETHERLANDS

Nov 12, 2023

Bengaluru

 

SEMIFINAL

Nov 15, 2023

Mumbai

 

SEMIFINAL

Nov 16, 2023

Kolkata

 

FINAL

Nov 19, 2023

Ahmedabad

 

FAQ

Answer: England

Answer: 1983, 2011

Answer: 1987, 1996, 2011 and 2023

Answer: South Africa, Zimbabwe, and Namibia

Answer: India

Answer: Ahmedabad India

Answer: England and New Zealand
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